Sayad Zahoor Shah was born on 21April, 1926.in a religious and literary family of Treasury Gwadur. He obtained his basic education from his father. Besides distinguished poet and prominent writer of balochi language he was a renowned scholar of Arabic, Persian, and Urdu. After deporting from Gwader due to his activities against social evils he was exiled from Gwadur by then Muscat Administrator, in 1948.came in Karachi. Initially He was associated with Radio Pakistan, Karachi as balochi program producer.
There is no doubt he was dedicated, talented person and devoted in balochi language. He worked hard for simplifying grammar and manuscript of balochi language. In this connection he wrote a comprehensive book BALOCHI RAST NABISAG-E- SIAYAG. In this regard he travelled extensively all over Balochistan, Mascot, Dubai, Bahrain and part of India.
Courtesy to Balochistan Information Network